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safeguard against sth

phrasal verb with safeguard uk   /ˈseɪf.ɡɑːd/  us   /-ɡɑːrd/ verb [T]
to do things that you hope will stop something unpleasant from happening: A good diet will safeguard against disease.
Translations of “safeguard against sth”
in Chinese (Traditional) 預防,避免…
in Russian предохранять от чего-либо…
in Turkish bir şeye karşı önlem/tedbir almak, ...dan/den korumak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 预防,避免…
in Polish chronić przed czymś…
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